2012) Prevalence of dental erosion
in adolescent competitive swimmers exposed to gas-chlorinated swimming pool water.
According to Feest, there are various ways to prevent dental erosion
including using the correct toothpaste and controlling your intake of acid foods or drinks.
Drinking fizzy drinks only once a day was found to significantly increase a child's chances of suffering dental erosion
," he said.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease and dental erosion
One study found increased risk of dental erosion
in subjects following an uncooked vegan diet.
They can help protect against heart disease and some forms of cancer - so a bit of dental erosion
may be a small price to pay for the benefits.
Awareness should be raised among children, parents and educators that sports drink intake can lead to excessive caloric consumption and an increased risk of obesity and dental erosion
The power of sour candies: a dental hygienist's battle against dietary dental erosion
Diet-related changes are associated with an increase in the prevalence of dental erosion
[Kazoulis et al.
The UK's leading independent oral health charity is reminding people that consuming too many acidic foods, as well as eating more sugary foods and drinks traditionally associated with summertime and holidays, can potentially increase the risk of dental erosion
and tooth decay.
Co-author Brita Willershausena said: "Within the limits of this study, it can be predicted that frequent consumption of white wines might lead to severe dental erosion
In a first full volume on dental erosion
, restorative dentists from Europe and the US consider such aspects as defining erosion and its links to tooth wear, diagnosis, the chemistry, extrinsic and intrinsic causes, children, dentine hypersensitivity, and restorative therapy.